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Introduction to The PRT Pocket Guide

What is Pivotal Response Treatment? What's the research behind it, what does it look like in practice, and what are some good examples of how to use it? Now one concise book gives professionals and parents all the basics of the widely used PRT. This introductory chapter explains the four primary reasons why empirical evidence is important when choosing which treatment approach to use. Read More

How do children benefit from inclusion

This chapter from First Steps to Preschool Inclusion uses research to share how preschoolers both with and without disabilities benefit from participating in high-quality inclusive environments. Read More

Intervention to Equalize Early Experience

This final chapter of Meaningful Differences in the Everyday Experience of Young American Children explores the authors' conclusions from their groundbreaking word gap study and proposes strategies for leveling the playing field. Read More

TPRI K-3 teacher’s guide sampler

If you'd like to know whether TPRI is the right reading assessment tool for your program, take a look at this Sampler excerpted from the Teacher's Guide. This thorough multi-page download explains TPRI administration decisions, data intepretation, the development process, the scope of reading concepts assessed, and more. Information on Tejas Lee, the Spanish-language assessment tool, is also provided. Read More